[svlug] Monitor Problem

Scott Hess scott at doubleu.com
Wed Nov 5 10:57:30 PST 2003


On Wed, 5 Nov 2003, Erik Steffl wrote:
>    still - try knoppix (no need to install it, it runs directly off the
> CD), it's basically debian but has fairly good hw autodetection, I think
> it has newer kernel than debian stable.

Additionally, it's very easy with Knoppix to try things like booting to a
text console, or a different screen resolution, or without autodetection
of various things like network cards.  This is all nice for experimenting 
with when you can figure out why a box stops where it does.

Later,
scott





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